Mccandless Family History

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Mccandless Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuindlis ‘son of Cuindleas’, an early personal name of uncertain origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mccandlish, Mccauley, Mccanless, Mccadden, Mccarley, Mcardle

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Mccandless Family Origin

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Mccandless Family Occupations

What did your Mccandless ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mccandless family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccandless. The most common Mccandless occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Mccandless's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mccandless ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mccandless Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mccandless. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccandless census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mccandless. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccandless. For the veterans among your Mccandless ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccandless Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccandless lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mccandless life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mccandless in 1956 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccandless

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccandless ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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